Jessie L Trowbridge

1884–1976 (Age 91)
Downs, Osborne, Kansas, United States

The Life of Jessie L

When Jessie L Trowbridge was born on 30 December 1884, in Downs, Osborne, Kansas, United States, her father, George Franklin Cook, was 25 and her mother, Martha Ellen Coop, was 21. She died in February 1976, in California, United States, at the age of 91.

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Family Time Line

George Franklin Cook
1859–1932
Martha Ellen Coop
1863–1927
Jessie L Trowbridge
1884–1976
Leta Cook
1889–
Willie Cook
1890–
Guy Cook
1892–
Ada Gertrude Cook
1894–1973
Edward George Cook
1896–1917

Parents & Siblings

  • George Franklin Cook

    Male1859–1932Male

  • Martha Ellen Coop

    Female1863–1927Female

siblings

(6)

  • Female1884–1976Female

  • Leta Cook

    Female1889–Female

  • Willie Cook

    Male1890–Male

  • Guy Cook

    Male1892–Male

  • Female1894–1973Female

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World Events (8)

1886

Age 2

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1891 · Angel Island Serves as Quarantine Station

Age 7

Angel Island served as a quarantine station for those diagnosed with bubonic plague beginning in 1891. A quarantine station was built on the island which was funded by the federal government at the cost of $98,000. The disease spread to port cities around the world, including the San Francisco Bay Area, during the third bubonic plague pandemic, which lasted through 1909.
1910 · Angel Island Serves Immigrants

Age 26

Angel Island served as a western entry point for hundreds of thousands of U.S. immigrants, mainly from China, from 1910 to 1940.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Trowbridge in Wiltshire, named from Old English trēow ‘tree’ + brycg ‘bridge’; the name probably referred to a felled trunk serving as a rough-and-ready bridge.

Possible Related Names

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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